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Why Isn’t A Star Is Born Winning Big Awards?: An Investigation

Why Isn’t A Star Is Born Winning Big Awards?: An Investigation

The buzziest preseason film has fallen flat at the major ceremonies. What gives?
Oscars 2019 Predictions: Who Should Win vs. Who Will Actually Win

Oscars 2019 Predictions: Who Should Win vs. Who Will Actually Win

Jumping through the mental hoops of your Oscar office pool.
Oscars 2019: Not the First Time Without a Host

Oscars 2019: Not the First Time Without a Host

What will the 2019 Oscars look like without a host? The 1989 ceremony may give us a clue.
Meg Ryan, Queen of Rom-Coms, Is Working on Her Own

Meg Ryan, Queen of Rom-Coms, Is Working on Her Own

“Hopefully it’s for me to direct.”
Lady Gaga’s Tattoos Just Took Oscar Campaigning to a Whole New Level

Lady Gaga’s Tattoos Just Took Oscar Campaigning to a Whole New Level

The twice-nominated Gaga got a full back tattoo commemorating her very big year.
Elisabeth Moss on Jordan Peele’s Us, Handmaid’s New Season, and Why She Loves Real Housewives

Elisabeth Moss on Jordan Peele’s Us, Handmaid’s New Season, and Why She Loves Real Housewives

Striking reinventions are nothing new for Elisabeth Moss. But a bevy of new roles shows just how far she’s willing to go.
The 12 Best Anti-Valentine’s Day Movies to Watch If You’re Single

The 12 Best Anti-Valentine’s Day Movies to Watch If You’re Single

A list of the best films to watch in celebration of anti–Valentine’s Day, for those of us who are above cuffing season. Comedy, revenge, action, family drama—it’s all here.
How America Ferrera and Her Husband Are Inspiring Celebrities to Get Political

How America Ferrera and Her Husband Are Inspiring Celebrities to Get Political

America Ferrera and her filmmaker husband, Ryan Piers Williams, are inspiring celebrities to get political.
BAFTA 2019: Full Winners List

BAFTA 2019: Full Winners List

Everyone who went home from the BAFTAs with a trophy, from Alfonso Cuarón to the cast of The Favourite
High Flying Bird Review: Steven Soderbergh at His Brainy, Radical, iPhone-Lensed Best

High Flying Bird Review: Steven Soderbergh at His Brainy, Radical, iPhone-Lensed Best

Steven Soderbergh’s new Netflix experiment, with a script by Moonlight’s Tarrell Alvin McCraney, feels like something novel—like a movie from the future.
Woody Allen vs. Amazon: The Director Sues the Streaming Giant for $68 Million

Woody Allen vs. Amazon: The Director Sues the Streaming Giant for $68 Million

Despite ongoing claims of abuse, the director still wants Amazon to release and support his films.
The Oscars 2019 Presenters Have Been Announced—Can They Save the Show?

The Oscars 2019 Presenters Have Been Announced—Can They Save the Show?

The Academy has announced a star-studded list of Oscars presenters, but will it make the show any more watchable?
2019 Super Bowl Commercials: Pepsi, Stella Artois, Kia, Budweiser and More

2019 Super Bowl Commercials: Pepsi, Stella Artois, Kia, Budweiser and More

This year, all the biggest brands in the world get in on the fun, almost all well before kickoff of Super Bowl 2019.
The 16 Best Super Bowl Ads of All Time

The 16 Best Super Bowl Ads of All Time

These 30-second spots cost upwards of $5 million these days, so brands make them count. Ahead of Sunday’s game, here are 16 of the most memorable Super Bowl ads in history.
The Bachelor Has a #MeToo Moment: Caelynn Miller-Keyes and Colton Underwood Talk About Sexual Assault

The Bachelor Has a #MeToo Moment: Caelynn Miller-Keyes and Colton Underwood Talk About Sexual Assault

The show took a turn toward cultural relevancy on Monday night when Caelynn Miller-Keyes, a 23-year-old former Miss USA runner-up, shared with Colton Underwood that she is a survivor of sexual
Cazzie David’s Got a New Comedy Pilot Coming to Amazon

Cazzie David’s Got a New Comedy Pilot Coming to Amazon

Cazzie David, who has a famous dad and a famous ex, is taking the spotlight herself with a new pilot on Amazon, Half-Empty.